Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Amazon phishing email with subject Re: Invoice Payment Transaction : RenewaI Prime Membership was canceIed - Your payment scheduIed renew on

For the record, this is an Amazon phishing email attempt that is recently going around, with subject "Re: Notification from Am‍a‍zon: Your account is on hold due unusual login was found on your activity - Action is required to continue shopping with Am‍a‍zon

What to do?  Report them, goto bottom of page. 

From : Amazon Prime <>
Subject : 
Re: Invoice Payment Transaction : Renewal Prime Membership was canceled - Your payment scheduled renew on {Today's Date}


How to tell this is a Phishing email ?

  1. Check email address in full, if it's not from originating company then it's phishing.
  2. Hover over all links in email, if it's not from the  company's website then forget it.
  3. The best way is to 

How to examine Email Message Source ?

Now lets look at message source
  1.>Actions->View Message Source. 
  2.>More (down arrow to top right)->Show original.
Check for suspicious links, anything that does not originate from

Report Phishing Email (not as Spam)

  1.>Junk (at Top)->Phishing Scam
  2.>More (down-arrow to top right)->Report Phishing 

Report Phishing

If you have recievied this email take further 


Report phishing at Microsoft and government agencies


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